Member Memo – Oct. 6, 2015

Beth Costa on Oct 29, 2015


Weekly Member Memo – Oct. 6, 2015

Register Now…
For the 4th Annual North Coast Wine Industry Expo Trade Show & Conference (WIN Expo) held on December 3rd at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds. Wine Road members register online at and use promo code WROAD2015 to receive FREE access to the trade show floor. The WIN Expo (@WINexpo) will offer attendees access to nearly 300 of the industry’s best suppliers and service professionals showcasing their latest products & services and a full day of valuable networking opportunities. This year the Expo will include four educational sessions featuring renowned industry experts who will be presenting on new efficiencies in wine production, vineyard operations, financial forecasting and marketing technology.

Register before Oct. 30th to receive the “Harvest Special” discount on educational sessions.

Once again Wine Road will be the wine sponsor for these Presentations which take place in Marin. We need 4 wineries for each night: Oct. 27, Jan 26, Feb. 23 and May 3.
Event starts with a wine reception, followed by a speaker (which you can enjoy) then another reception as the night ends. You will be included in the printed program, on their website and thanked at the start of the night. They sell 250-275 tickets per event. Each winery would pour 6-8 bottles of wine. List of speakers can be viewed here: Speak To Me
Let Laura know if you’re interested and the night(s) that works best for you. Sign Me Up!
Join us in San Diego
It’s not too late to pour at this fantastic event Nov. 20 & 21. Friday is the Somm and Trade Tasting and Saturday is the Grand Tasting. We currently have 8 wineries signed up – with a goal of 10. Wine Road will reimburse for half of your table cost. DETAILS HERE
A Wine & Food Affair
Tickets are on sale, the list of participating wineries and the google event map are all online. Here we go…Event Season / Game On!
2500 tickets have sold – goal is 5000
We have extra posters and postcards (for your wine club shipments). Let us know what you need and we’ll ship you more.

Sonoma County PRMD – Planning Resource Management Department It is VERY IMPORTANT that wineries stay informed about the possible changes to the permitting process and limitations on winery events in Sonoma County. Stay up-to-date on Sonoma County’s PRMD Winery Working Group on its webpage.

New Seminar Schedule
Click on this Eventbrite link to see ALL of the Wine Roads sponsored events from now through January 2016. Reserve your seat online, cancel and process your refund if necessary (up to 24 hours prior to the seminar). This should help you plan well in advance for your staff to get their food handling, TiPS training and so much more! Password is: wineroadeducation

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